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Midlands Sheriffs Sworn in Tuesday

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) - A handful of Midlands Sheriffs will be sworn into office Tuesday. Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott will take the oath of office at 11 a.m. at Central Baptist Church. Sheriff Lott is celebrating 20 years leading… continue reading ›

LATEST: Slager and Roof Trials

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO-TV) -- The prosecution is wrapping up its case in the murder trial of Michael Slager. Prosecutors have called nearly 30 witnesses. The case being argued in a Charleston courtroom centers on the shooting… continue reading ›

End Child Hunger SC Week

ABC NEWS-- Child hunger plagues many cities and states across the United States. Research shows one in four youth struggle with hunger in the United States. To raise awareness about this issue End Child Hunger SC and its partners have… continue reading ›

Watch: 4 Arrested, 1 Sought in Burglaries

Newberry, S.C. (WOLO) ---  On Thursday officers from Newberry and Union counties announced the arrests of four suspects the say were part of a burglary ring in the area. Whitmire Police Chief Jeremiah Sinclair describes… continue reading ›

Newberry Deputies Searching for Missing Man

NEWBERRY COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) - The Newberry County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing person. Authorities say Robert Lester Jones, 32, was last seen on Sunday, July 24, at around 7 p.m. on Evans Street… continue reading ›

Newberry County manhunt for robbery suspect

Columbia, SC ( WOLO ) - - Deputies and SLED agents with bloodhounds and helicopter were searching a wooded area at the intersection of SC 34/I26 for an armed robbery suspect Saturday, said Newberry County Officials. The search is a… continue reading ›

Severe Storms Move Through Midlands

Columbia, S.C. (AP)--Strong, rapidly developing thunderstorms have left tens of thousands of people without power in Columbia. The storms began developing around 1:30 p.m. Friday, bringing wind gusts of up to 60 mph, hail and frequent lightning to Richland and… continue reading ›

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